20 years to reach maturity
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American Arbor-Vitae Overview
This conical bush has golden-yellow foliage, tinted pink when young.
How to propagate American Arbor-Vitae
You can propagate from seed sown in autumn or spring (but forms selected for leaf colour do not come true).
Evergreen current growth cuttings in autumn to spring. Deciduous softwood cuttings in summer.
Other uses of American Arbor-Vitae
Ornamental, hedging. Year-round interest.